Specimen Information

Lepomis megalotis
Lepomis megalotis
(Longear Sunfish)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID41975
GroupFishes
GenusLepomis
Speciesmegalotis
Common NameLongear Sunfish
StatePA
LocalityPotomac drainage
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameConococheague-Opequon
HUC8 Number02070004
Map
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Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1935
Author:Christmas, J., R. Eades, D. Cincotta, A. Shiels, R. Miller, J. Siemien, T. Sinnott, and P. Fuller.
Date:2000
Title:History, management, and status of introduced fishes in the Chesapeake Bay basin.
Publisher:Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Pages:29 p
CommentsChesapeake Bay paper - Christmas et al. 1998
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/8/2019].

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